dip dyed pillows from Inside Out magazine via HAPPY mundane [and velvet ottoman - made for swooning]

dip dyed pillows from Inside Out magazine via HAPPY mundane [and velvet ottoman - made for swooning]

the duvet and mix of sheets on the box springs, mattress and pillows call to me. Love the different patterns and textures!

the duvet and mix of sheets on the box springs, mattress and pillows call to me. Love the different patterns and textures!

Pull up the threads from their loose ends. I must stress this: use ALL of your might without breaking the threads to tighten up, scrunching your piece into a tiny, tight mass. Otherwise, the dye will be able to seep in and you won’t get a clear pattern. Tie the thread ends together in pairs, holding tightly. Be careful not to let it loosen up while tying.

Pull up the threads from their loose ends. I must stress this: use ALL of your might without breaking the threads to tighten up, scrunching your piece into a tiny, tight mass. Otherwise, the dye will be able to seep in and you won’t get a clear pattern. Tie the thread ends together in pairs, holding tightly. Be careful not to let it loosen up while tying.

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Dyed our own yarns with natural ingredients - plants, herbs, berries - since I was a youngster . . . it's practically a lost art now! This is good info - How to make mordants for natural dyes.

How to Make Mordants for Natural Dyes

Dyed our own yarns with natural ingredients - plants, herbs, berries - since I was a youngster . . . it's practically a lost art now! This is good info - How to make mordants for natural dyes.

Ombré super fácil! (Olive Greens maybe tea leaves would work??)

DIY: Dip Dyed T-shirt

Ombré super fácil! (Olive Greens maybe tea leaves would work??)

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